The UK Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in the case of Okpabi and others v Royal Dutch Shell Plc and another.  This is an important decision that will be of interest to all UK headquartered companies operating in jurisdictions and industries where there is a higher risk of ESG-related issues arising.  Although the

When asked about the top ESG risks in oil and gas, a familiar list typically emerges.  Health and safety, environmental harm, climate change, activities in a particularly high risk jurisdiction…  From a legal perspective, we do not disagree, but our key concerns come from a different angle:

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